Us defense secretary Jim Mattis warned on Friday the North Korean nuclear weapons use and insurance at the same time the United states support a firm in South Korea.any attack on the united states or our allies we will be destroyed, and any use of nuclear weapons against him in reaction, which will be effective and withering , Mattis said the South Korean ministry of defense visit at the end.Mattis's comments come amid concerns that North Korea may be preparing a new missile test, which, in turn, could be a challenging thing to Donald Trump's new government, told Reuters news agency.North Korea against regular threats naapuvaltioonsa South Korea, which is, in turn, the United states allies.North Korea conducted more than 20 test launch of a missile last year as well as two nuclear test despite UN opposition and sanctions.North Korea will continue missile launches, his nuclear weapons programme development, as well as threatening behavior and rhetoric , Mattis said.
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has announced a new Android TV box with 4K and gaming capabilities.It was easy to miss in Google's jam-packed opening address at Google I/O, but Android TV is still very much a thing.Indeed, Google has some powerful new allies in its assault on the living room.Details on pricing, release date, and wider availability are unknown.But if Xiaomi can price its box keenly as it has a reputation for doing , we could have a very interesting set-top-box contender on our hands.Next, check out our Sky Q hands-on video:Would you consider Xiaomi's new set-top-box if it was available in your territory?
The authors of the study suggest that the microbial mayhem explains why the bears occasionally poop out their intestinal mucosal linings amid that seasonal shift.If the hypotheses hold up in further studies, the findings may help explain why pandas are notoriously bad breeders—it s likely hard to get in the mood if you re battling stomach cramps, bloating, and mucus poops.Currently, there are only a couple thousand giant pandas in the wild.But during the fall, the silica levels in the foliage drop and the bears ditch the stalks and go for the leaves.The mucus-filled dropping, on the other hand, had huge spikes in microbial levels, particularly of bacteria that cling to mucosal linings and some linked to inflammatory bowel disease.While the study is just on two animals and doesn t point to any clear solutions, the authors are hopeful that it s a starting point to study better care for the animals, such as dietary supplements or offering different food sources.
But the jury in U.S. District Court found that Google made "fair use," under copyright law, of Java elements that help different software programs work together.Similar exemptions allow artists and critics to quote or reuse small portions of someone else's work in a larger essay or creation.Oracle and its allies simply argued that the company should be paid for the use of its code.Google co-founder Larry Page testified in person, while Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison appeared on video.Google welcomed the jury's finding in its own statement.You can follow Brandon Bailey at or find his reporting at
The Lorenz teleprinter that was purchased by the National Museum of Computing and confirmed as one of the machines used to send coded messages between Adolf Hitler and his generals.Less than 80 years later, for a thrifty saleswoman in Essex, the telegram machine was little more than a dusty antique languishing in the garden shed that could fetch just £9.50 on eBay.After finding the component on the online auction site, and receiving a long-term loan of the Lorenz SZ42 cipher machine from the Norwegian Armed Forces Museum in Oslo, the museum is now looking for the final parts to restore the encoder back to working order.I think it was described as a telegram machine, but we recognised it as a Lorenz teleprinter, Whetter said.Together with the Lorenz SZ42 cipher machine from Norway, the teleprinter almost completes the museum s set of encryption, interception and decryption equipment, which will allow them to tell from beginning to end the tale of how the allies broke Germany s secret codes.Solving the problem also led to the creation of Colossus, the world s first programmable computer, which Tommy Flowers, a Post Office engineer, invented to work out the wheel positions on the Lorenz encryption machine and speed up the process of decrypting messages from weeks to hours.
The reasoning is that our allies, such as the US and the UK, are more willing to pour money into the infosec-industrial complex.The paper states America's spending US$19 billion is 400 times Australia's although US GDP is ten times Australia's , while the UK spends £1.9 billion, ten times Australia's cybersecurity spend out of a GDP 60 per cent larger than Australia.For example, the scale of threat as perceived in the United States is equally demonstrated by the declaration of a national emergency in cyber space two years running in April 2015 and 2016 .Australia's stance, as put forward by the Australian Cyber Security Centre the ACSC is far too sanguine, apparently: The ACSC seems to be saying that since Australia has not been attacked, the country can be confident that it is secure in cyber space … Australia has probably been attacked and does not know it and it is no more secure, probably less so, than the United States from imminent and longer term future threats.Comment: Vulture South can't help but endorse the recommendation that the government has an open and candid conversation in public with key stakeholders about the sort of threat scenarios we face, from military operations to privacy, from cyber crime to extreme cyber emergencies .The authors of the new paper also lament the state of cyber-security education, with nothing available in the TAFE sector.
The plain-text teleprinter spawned commercial machines that were used for decades, yet the find is significant because all of Hitler's originals were thought destroyed.Nazi brass would have fed text from the machine into a cipher machine such as the Lozenz SZ42.Paired with a Lorenz SZ42 machine on display in Bletchley and on loan from Norway, the two devices will be part of the complete story of how the allies broke Germany's encrypted communications.The Museum says it has had some "intriguing" leads on the location of one of the motors that could see the SZ42 workingLorenz will be housed alongside Colossus, the computer developed by British codebreakers to help crack the Lorenz cipher, and Tunny, which was configured based on wheel settings found by the former.The correct description is in the BBC article:"The teleprinter, which resembles a typewriter, would have been used to enter plain messages in German.It's not surprising that the confusion went worldwide: even the museum's social media manager helped things along before the correction above.
Available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Microsoft WindowsOverwatch is out now!Barrier field: A large barrier is erected which can protect Reinhardt and his allies from damage for a limited time.Chain Hook: Latch onto a target and pull them towards youUltimate Ability – Whole Hog: Stick a top-loader onto the scrap gun to launch a tirade of ammo onto enemies capable of knocking them back.Overwatch Character List – McCreeClass OffenceAbilitiesPeacekeeper: McCree s trusty six-shooter.Overwatch Character List – LucioClass – SupportAbilitiesSonic Amplifier: Hits enemies with sonic pulses or you can knock them back with soundwaves.Grappling Hook: Reach those hard to reach sniping spots with Widowmaker s grappling hooks.
Today the Chinese company announced a partnership with Microsoft that includes a cross-license and patent transfer agreement and the pre-installation of Skype and Microsoft Office products on Xiaomi devices.The companies said that, starting this September, Xiaomi s Mi 5, Mi Max and Mi 4s, as well as cheaper Redmi Note 3 and Redmi 3 smartphones will be sold with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Skype applications pre-loaded.Microsoft has sold Xiaomi nearly 1,500 high quality patents that read on a variety of technologies including wireless communications, video, cloud and multimedia, a Xiaomi spokesperson clarified to TechCrunch, adding that Xiaomi has been applying for, acquiring and licensing patents in recent years.Combine that with Xiaomi s upcoming Android set-top box, which the company developed closely with Google, and a patent deal with Qualcomm last year, and it is clear that China s largest smartphone maker is building key allies in preparation to expand its affordably priced devices into new markets: most notably North America.Right now, Xiaomi s devices are sold in six countries in Asia and Brazil, but the company has never shied away from the fact that it wants to be more global.That expansion plan is critical since Xiaomi has struggled to reach its own sales targets and justify its lofty $45 billion valuation, largely off the back of slowing mobile growth in China, so new market expansions means more potential to grow.
Overwatch has technically only been out for a week, but it s already a phenomenon.There are four types of heroes in Overwatch: tank the guys who lead an attack and soak up damage , offense the guys who bring the heat in an attack , defense the guys who protect areas of interest , and support the guys who don t get enough credit for buffing the team .Lucio is a DJ with a sonic amplifier that plays tunes that can either heal or speed up allies.This means every Overwatch match starts with a healthy dose of anxiety hanging in the air, and it s especially palpable if you re on the attacking team.Even the seemingly generic heroes, like Soldier: 76, have a certain charm that is brought to life with funny dialogue, ace animations and thoughtful gameplay mechanics.I ve found myself gushing about the characters constantly since the beta, sometimes even obnoxiously repeating catchphrases in real life.
Five guys gone, and then I danced near you and your friend for like 30 minutes, literally welling up in tears, having witnessed the most sublimely beautiful thing I may ever see.Her 8-paragraph essay nails the issues of misogyny, rape culture and consent or lack thereof that women have to grapple with on a near-daily basis, while also calling on men to embrace healing masculinity, and encouraging them to be feminist allies.Thank you for existing as well.I have chosen to confront, to bring my joy to spaces I choose, and affirm to those who surround me that I am in charge of my body, my desires, and my space.It is respecting no , loving no , honoring no .I m grateful for your message and that you recognized what was occuring that night.
"One thing I've learned over the past six months or so is how shallow, facile and ill-informed many of the supposedly well-informed major commentators are in our media.But many Jews do worry that his past instinct, when faced with potential allies whom he deemed sound on Palestine, was to overlook whatever nastiness they might have uttered about Jews, even when that extended to Holocaust denial or the blood libel – the medieval calumny that Jews baked bread using the blood of gentile children.It's a carefully worded paragraph.The is how "The Media" works.Yet Corbyn has a cure for this.On Thursday, Corbyn supporters hissed and booed a BBC reporter, Laura Kuenssberg, when she stood to ask Corbyn a question at speech he gave about the EU referendum.One is the world of the media, with TV and print, and the other is the world of social media, and on social media we have an enormous presence and an enormous following.For example, an abbreviated version of my contribution in parliament after last week s Queen s speech got 2 million views on Facebook.We are getting enormous cut-through on social media and I think sometimes the national debate is framed around the political media circle that often ignores the reality of how many people get their information.Corbyn is on Snapchat; David Cameron is not.Corbyn has made this point repeatedly since he became Labour leader, and it's interesting that he's the only major political figure in the UK who talks about the power of social media on a regular basis.We are doing things very differently.Now consider the Vice documentary again.
Warner Bros and NetherRealm Studios has officially announced Injustice 2, sequel to DC superhero-based brawler Injustice: Gods Among Us.The Injustice series takes place in an alternate DC universe in which Superman has been tricked by The Joker into killing both Lois Lane and his son.Batman leads a group of heroes and villains against him, with other heroes choosing to take Superman's side."Injustice 2 continues the epic cinematic story introduced in Injustice: Gods Among Us as Batman and his allies work towards putting the pieces of society back together while struggling against those who want to restore Superman's regime," reads a press release.Injustice 2 is currently set for a 2017 release on Xbox One and PS4.The rumour that outed the game last week stated that the game was targeting a March release, but we'll have to wait to find out if that is accurate.
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided star Adam Jensen will follow in the footsteps of Hitman s Agent 47 and Tomb Raider s Lara Croft this summer with the launch of Deus Ex Go, a mobile puzzler that reimagines the Deus Ex universe in the context of a turn-based virtual board game.Jensen can use either stealth or lethal countermeasures to deal with patrolling enemies as he works his way toward each level s exit.As players progress through the game, they ll gradually uncover the truth behind a terrorist plot with help from allies within Task Force 29 and the Juggernaut Collective.Building on the learnings of Hitman Go and Lara Croft Go, our goal is to push the experience a step further in terms of visual treatment and game design in order to bring you a fresh, reimagined puzzle experience that celebrates the franchise.Deus Ex Go marks the Go series third entry over the last two years, with Hitman Go originally premiering in 2014.Hitman Go was well-received upon its launch, leading Square Enix to publish a port for the PlayStation 4 and PS Vita earlier this year.
At E3 2016, Ubisoft showed off some new footage, including a story trailer and stage demo for one of the viking missions.The trailer for the game hinted that the three factions are warring due to a global environmental crisis that has left resources scarce.For some stretches, the player must hack their way through hordes of enemies a la Dynasty Warriors.When it comes to fighting stronger enemies and bosses, players must focus and pay attention to their opponent s stance.In the demo, the raider was able to charge into enemies, pushing them off ledges or into conveniently placed spikes.After storming the beachhead, the player scales the walls, opening the gate for his allies and then fighting the samurai commander in a duel.
On such global issues as climate change and nuclear security, the partnership between the two countries is increasingly playing a leading role globally.There are concerns that a possible hard landing of the Chinese economy would spill over and affect the American recovery.First is how to work with the U.S. within the existing order framework and not to fall into the so-called Thucydides Trap of collision between rising and established powers.Here, the message from the U.S. is confusing, reflected in its reluctance to acknowledge China s effort to help improve the existing order by providing new public goods such as the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank and the Belt and Road Initiative.The Chinese concern is that America s open involvement in the disputes between China and its neighbors, and its imagined contention with China, may sow the seeds of a self-fulfilling prophecy.China is a newcomer on the world s center stage, but it should not try to copy the U.S.
Ubisoft has revealed the first look at gameplay for its hack-em-up sequel Watch Dogs 2 showing lead character Marcus and his Dedsec allies infiltrating the home of a social media mogul.The footage below shows in-game action from the game's Dedsec Infiltration mission.The mission focuses around the definitely-not-Anonymous hacker group Dedsec railing against the definitely-not-Facebook social media platform, "!NV!TE", who are corrupting a government vote by manipulating user data.Ubisoft also posted another trailer titled 'Hack Everything' which shows off the many ways in which Marcus can turn the streets of San Francisco into his personal playground.The San Francisco-set techno-thriller is set to launch on Xbox One, PS4 and PC on 15 November, 2016.More to follow...YouTube / Ubisoft YouTube / Ubisoft
View photosFILE - In this June 13, 2016 file photo, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg speaks in Brussels.NATO agreed Tuesday, June 14, 2016, to make cyber operations part of its war domain, along with air, sea and land operations, and to beef up the defense of its computer networks.Stoltenberg said the decision to formally consider cyberoperations a military domain is not aimed at any one country.He says the allies need to be able to better defend themselves and respond to attacks on their computer networks.NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg yehnz STOHL'-tehn-burg says the decision to finally formally consider cyber operations a military domain is not aimed at any one country.The decision has been long in coming, particularly amid rising tensions with Russia, which has proven its willingness to launch computer-based attacks against other nations.
Donald Trump often gets away with saying things that would be political suicide for anyone else.In the wake of the deadly shooting in Orlando last weekend, Donald Trump says he plans to meet with the National Rifle Association to talk about limiting gun access to people suspected of ties to terrorism.Keeping guns out of the hands of suspected terrorists is entirely in keeping with that message, whether or not it aligns with the Republican playbook.Do they take this opportunity to voice their support for a policy that 71 percent of Americans already support?This incident may still scare Republicans anyway, if for no other reason than it illustrates how little control the GOP and its longstanding allegiances have over Trump as president.President Barack Obama waits during a break in filming a town hall meeting for PBS Newshour at the Lerner Theater in Elkhart, Indiana on June 1, 2016.
The most concerning heists of the 21st century don t involve big banks or casinos, cracking open a safe, or fast getaway cars sorry Ocean s fans .Rather, thieves in our digital day and age are relying upon cyberattacks to steal valuable information, and in one of the most recent plots, North Korean hackers are said to have stolen tens of thousands of documents related to the defense industry — including U.S. fighter jet designs.A total of 40,000 defense-related materials were stolen, including the blueprints for wings of F-15 fighter jets.In 2014, the U.S. accused North Korea of attacking Sony as retribution for the controversial film The Interview.The leak will likely have a negligible impact on national security, a South Korean official noted in a statement.But still, as tensions continue to mount between North Korea and the rest of the world, the nation s cyber activity is increasingly becoming a topic of interest for the U.S. and its allies.